Talal (Adam) Akbar

Fun fact about yourself:

I touched a reef shark while snorkeling in the Caribbean.

Favorite rotation:

Chronic Pain – the faculty are really nice and quick to teach.

Biggest accomplishment in the past year:

I became PADI certified in Cartagena, Colombia.


Hiking, fishing, weightlifting, guitar, photography

Best thing about the Anesthesiology residency at UNC:

The people here are friendly and approachable. The leadership is responsive to suggestions and proactive in improving our educational experience.